Influencing Skills Jobs in the UK excluding London

Influencing Skills
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Influencing Skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Influencing Skills over the 6 months to 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 172 174 197
Rank change year-on-year +2 +23 +54
Permanent jobs citing Influencing Skills 1,131 1,297 1,428
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.64% 2.05% 2.03%
As % of the General category 2.84% 2.95% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 385 453 702
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
25th Percentile £44,771 £46,250 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £56,000 £53,112
Median % change year-on-year +1.79% +5.44% -3.43%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,715 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,618 £83,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

All General Skills
UK excluding London

Influencing Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 39,835 44,013 41,531
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 57.74% 69.54% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26,407 19,632 24,155
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Influencing Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Influencing Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Influencing Skills in the UK excluding London

Influencing Skills
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Influencing Skills in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Influencing Skills in the UK excluding London

Influencing Skills
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Influencing Skills in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Influencing Skills in the UK excluding London

Influencing Skills
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Influencing Skills within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South East +59 328 £52,500 -22.22% 49
Scotland +34 203 £80,000 +23.08% 16
North of England -57 170 £52,500 -11.02% 45
Midlands -105 129 £57,500 +8.49% 40
South West +3 122 £60,000 +9.09% 35
East of England +60 93 £60,000 +9.09% 31
West Midlands -85 93 £65,388 +24.55% 22
North West -39 87 £50,685 -7.85% 32
Wales +41 86 £52,738 +22.46% 3
Yorkshire -32 61 £65,000 +9.20% 9
East Midlands -16 35 £50,000 -31.03% 18
North East +15 22 £56,693 +31.84% 4
Influencing Skills
UK

Influencing Skills
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 165 (14.59%) Apache Spark
2 14 (1.24%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.97%) Confluence
4 5 (0.44%) Apache
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Exchange
6 1 (0.088%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.088%) Drupal
6 1 (0.088%) SAS
Applications
1 256 (22.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (3.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.18%) CATIA
7 2 (0.18%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.088%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 73 (6.45%) AWS
2 60 (5.31%) Azure
3 23 (2.03%) Power Platform
4 15 (1.33%) GCP
5 13 (1.15%) Azure DevOps
6 9 (0.80%) Azure Service Bus
6 9 (0.80%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (0.71%) Azure AKS
7 8 (0.71%) Azure App Service
8 6 (0.53%) WhatsApp
9 5 (0.44%) Vertex AI
10 4 (0.35%) GitHub
10 4 (0.35%) GitHub Actions
10 4 (0.35%) SaaS
11 3 (0.27%) BrowserStack
11 3 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.27%) Nutanix
11 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.27%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 214 (18.92%) Broadband
2 9 (0.80%) DNS
2 9 (0.80%) Network Security
3 3 (0.27%) DHCP
4 2 (0.18%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.18%) Firewall
4 2 (0.18%) Intranet
4 2 (0.18%) SSL
4 2 (0.18%) VLAN
5 1 (0.088%) 4G
5 1 (0.088%) 5G
5 1 (0.088%) HTTP
5 1 (0.088%) IKE
5 1 (0.088%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (14.59%) Big Data
2 162 (14.32%) NoSQL
3 21 (1.86%) Power BI
4 19 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (1.68%) SQL Server
5 10 (0.88%) BigQuery
5 10 (0.88%) Tableau
6 8 (0.71%) Data Lake
6 8 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.53%) GIS
8 6 (0.53%) MySQL
8 6 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
9 5 (0.44%) Looker
9 5 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.35%) Bigtable
10 4 (0.35%) Metadata
11 3 (0.27%) Flink
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.50%) JIRA
2 13 (1.15%) Cucumber
3 12 (1.06%) Selenium
4 11 (0.97%) Git
5 9 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.71%) Postman
6 8 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.35%) Cypress.io
7 4 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.27%) JMeter
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.27%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.18%) CANoe
9 2 (0.18%) GitLab
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.088%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.088%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.088%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.088%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 690 (61.01%) Social Skills
2 644 (56.94%) Finance
3 344 (30.42%) Analytical Skills
4 260 (22.99%) Law
5 250 (22.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 194 (17.15%) Marketing
7 153 (13.53%) Presentation Skills
8 122 (10.79%) Manufacturing
9 76 (6.72%) Public Sector
10 71 (6.28%) Retail
11 61 (5.39%) Legal
12 52 (4.60%) Financial Institution
13 44 (3.89%) Automotive
14 36 (3.18%) Aerospace
15 29 (2.56%) Banking
16 23 (2.03%) Organisational Skills
17 20 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (1.33%) Games
18 15 (1.33%) Telecoms
19 11 (0.97%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 300 (26.53%) Analyst
2 254 (22.46%) Senior
3 182 (16.09%) Lead
4 140 (12.38%) Software Engineer
5 129 (11.41%) Senior Analyst
6 126 (11.14%) Lead Software Engineer
7 106 (9.37%) Big Data Engineer
7 106 (9.37%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 106 (9.37%) Lead Big Data Engineer
7 106 (9.37%) Scala Engineer
7 106 (9.37%) Scala Software Engineer
8 97 (8.58%) Project Manager
9 94 (8.31%) Java Engineer
9 94 (8.31%) Java Scala Software Engineer
9 94 (8.31%) Java Software Engineer
9 94 (8.31%) Lead Java Engineer
10 84 (7.43%) Architect
11 69 (6.10%) Graduate
12 68 (6.01%) Graduate IT Engineer
12 68 (6.01%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.68%) React
2 10 (0.88%) .NET
2 10 (0.88%) Gherkin
3 9 (0.80%) CSS
3 9 (0.80%) HTML
3 9 (0.80%) JSON
3 9 (0.80%) YAML
4 8 (0.71%) .NET Core
4 8 (0.71%) .NET Framework
4 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET
4 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (0.71%) Blazor
4 8 (0.71%) Entity Framework
4 8 (0.71%) HTML5
4 8 (0.71%) Razor View Engine
4 8 (0.71%) RESTful
4 8 (0.71%) XML
5 7 (0.62%) Kafka
6 6 (0.53%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 90 (7.96%) FMCG
2 80 (7.07%) Cloud Native
3 72 (6.37%) Management Information System
4 40 (3.54%) IoT
5 23 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.59%) Product Ownership
8 14 (1.24%) Renewable Energy
9 12 (1.06%) PMI
10 11 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
10 11 (0.97%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.97%) Driving Licence
11 9 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.62%) Social Media
13 6 (0.53%) Digital Signage
13 6 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
14 5 (0.44%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.44%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.44%) NHS
14 5 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.24%) Android
2 12 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 8 (0.71%) Linux
3 8 (0.71%) Windows
4 5 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.18%) CentOS
6 2 (0.18%) Unix
7 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (49.16%) Agile
2 441 (38.99%) Mentoring
3 289 (25.55%) Decision-Making
4 274 (24.23%) Problem-Solving
5 265 (23.43%) Business Case
6 239 (21.13%) Actionable Insight
7 231 (20.42%) Budgeting
8 220 (19.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 199 (17.60%) Software Engineering
10 184 (16.27%) SDLC
11 163 (14.41%) CI/CD
12 160 (14.15%) Coaching
13 158 (13.97%) Performance Tuning
14 155 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
15 126 (11.14%) Operational Stability
16 125 (11.05%) Technical Leadership
17 124 (10.96%) Project Management
18 108 (9.55%) Artificial Intelligence
19 98 (8.66%) Risk Management
20 89 (7.87%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 184 (16.27%) Java
2 182 (16.09%) SQL
3 161 (14.24%) Scala
4 40 (3.54%) SystemVerilog
5 29 (2.56%) Python
6 18 (1.59%) TypeScript
7 15 (1.33%) C++
8 13 (1.15%) C#
9 10 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.44%) C
12 4 (0.35%) PHP
13 3 (0.27%) Go
13 3 (0.27%) Perl
13 3 (0.27%) VB
14 2 (0.18%) R
15 1 (0.088%) Bash
15 1 (0.088%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 1 (0.088%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 217 (19.19%) Degree
2 215 (19.01%) ACCA
3 214 (18.92%) CIMA
4 82 (7.25%) Security Cleared
5 70 (6.19%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 41 (3.63%) SC Cleared
7 25 (2.21%) TOGAF Certification
8 19 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.33%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.97%) CRISC
11 9 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.62%) PMP
13 6 (0.53%) HNC
13 6 (0.53%) HND
13 6 (0.53%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.35%) APMP
14 4 (0.35%) CISM
14 4 (0.35%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.13%) QA
2 21 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.41%) Good Clinical Practice
4 16 (1.41%) PMO
5 12 (1.06%) GDPR
6 10 (0.88%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.62%) DO-254
7 7 (0.62%) GRC
8 6 (0.53%) COBIT
9 5 (0.44%) SLA
10 4 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.27%) IFRS
11 3 (0.27%) IFRS 17
11 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.18%) AUTOSAR
12 2 (0.18%) IASME
12 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17025
12 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.44%) Docker
2 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.18%) Embedded Firmware
3 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (1.50%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.41%) SCOM
3 10 (0.88%) Terraform
4 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.35%) Progress Chef
6 3 (0.27%) Nessus
7 2 (0.18%) Ansible
7 2 (0.18%) Functional Safety
7 2 (0.18%) Grafana
7 2 (0.18%) WSUS
8 1 (0.088%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.088%) Kibana
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.088%) Puppet
Vendors
1 332 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 28 (2.48%) Cadence
2 28 (2.48%) Synopsys
3 25 (2.21%) ServiceNow
4 21 (1.86%) SAP
5 20 (1.77%) IFS
6 16 (1.41%) VMware
7 15 (1.33%) Workday
8 13 (1.15%) Google
9 7 (0.62%) Minitab
9 7 (0.62%) Oracle
10 6 (0.53%) Salesforce
11 5 (0.44%) Adobe
12 4 (0.35%) BT
12 4 (0.35%) Citrix
13 3 (0.27%) Ariba
13 3 (0.27%) CA
13 3 (0.27%) Qualys
13 3 (0.27%) Teradata
14 2 (0.18%) Commvault